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Cymbella truncata Rabenhorst

Publication details
Cymbella truncata Rabenhorst 1853: 21; pl. 7, fig. 3

Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1853). Die Süsswasser-Diatomaceen (Bacillarien.): für Freunde der Mikroskopie. pp. i-xii, 1-72. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cymbella cistula var. truncata (Rabenhorst) Brun

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), truncate, i.e., ending very abruptly as if cut straight across (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Illustrated as Cymbella fulva (truncata) - (2 Mar 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.

Created: 06 January 2006 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 02 March 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 August 2019.

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